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Centcom commander discusses regional hotspots

1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Army Gen. Joseph Votel, U.S. Central Command commander, and Egyptian senior leaders visit the Bright Star 2018 logistics staging area, Sept. 9, 2018. Votel was on a 19-day trip to visit countries in the Centcom area of responsibility. (Photo Credit: U.S. Air Force photo by Senior [...]

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WCAP Soldier wins Army Ten-Miler in debut, Tanui repeats as top female finisher

1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. Susan Tanui crosses the finish line to become the first-place female finisher for the second straight year in the Army Ten-Miler, Oct. 7, 2018. Tanui finished 56:33, 17 seconds better than her 2017 time. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo by Joe Lacdan) VIEW ORIGINAL 2 [...]

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Department of the Army announces upcoming 1st BCT, 101st Airborne Division unit rotation

1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 101st Airborne Division shoulder insignia. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army graphic) VIEW ORIGINAL WASHINGTON — The Department of the Army announced today the winter 2018 rotation to Iraq of the 1st Brigade Combat Team (BCT), 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) stationed at Fort Campbell, Kentucky. The 1st [...]

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CMSAF shares purpose, pride with Creech AFB Airmen

By Senior Airman James Thompson, 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing Public Affairs / Published October 24, 2018 Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright answers Airmen’s questions at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., Oct. 20, 2018. Some of the topics that were discussed during Wright’s visit were upcoming base changes, mission readiness [...]

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Air Force Tech Report: Solar Power

By Air Force TV / Published October 25, 2018 Solar energy is playing a larger role in how the Air Force is modernizing bases, making them more resilient and less dependant on fossil fuels. Using the sun is also a cost-effective way to update aging power grids. Related links: – Vandenberg AFB unveils solar array [...]

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Around the Air Force: High year of tenure / Voting Assistance Program

By Airman 1st Class Marqus Williams, Air Force TV / Published October 25, 2018 A1C Marqus Williams AF Reports Air Force TV Around the Air Force ATAF Featured Videos Hatch Act high year of tenure HYT SecAF VAP VotingAssistance Program Article source: http://www.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/1672102/around-the-air-force-high-year-of-tenure-voting-assistance-program/

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FYI: Continuum of Learning

By Air Force TV / Published October 25, 2018 AETC AFTV Air Education Training Command Air Force Airman’s Learning Record ALR Col Continuum of Learning Cost effectively modernize develop exceptional leaders drive innovation education FYI innovation learning modernization Paradigm Shift restore readiness revitalize squadrons Strengthen joint leaders and teams taking care of Airmen talent management [...]

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Air Force Aid Society provides record $6 million in hurricane relief to Airmen

WASHINGTON (AFNS) — The Air Force Aid Society has provided more than $6 million in hurricane disaster and relief assistance to airmen and their families across the Florida Gulf region following the aftermath of Hurricane Michael. Nearly 5,000 active-duty, retirees, guard, and reservists who were stationed in or near the hardest hit areas within the [...]

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Armed and Ready: Ramstein receives largest ammo shipment in years

By By Senior Airman Joshua Magbanua, 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs / Published October 26, 2018 Airmen assigned to the 86th Munitions Squadron unpack a fresh shipment of munitions at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Oct. 19, 2018. The 86th MUNS recently received the largest shipment of munitions on Ramstein since 1999. (U.S. Air Force photo [...]

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Arctic Anvil executes multi-domain operations on a large-scale

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska (AFNS) — During the last Red Flag-Alaska exercise of the year, forces banded together for Arctic Anvil, a military training exercise that took place Oct. 9 to 21 at the Donnelly Training Area near Fort Greely, Alaska. Arctic Anvil is a joint, multi-national, force-on-force training exercise that included live, virtual [...]

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